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Moto G6 Play hands-on photo leaked ahead of April 19 launch

Moto G6 Play will be launched alongside Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus.

  • Published: April 13, 2018 9:18 AM IST
Moto G6 Play-leak

Days ahead of the official launch of the Motorola Moto G6 series, hands-on photo of one of the models have been spotted online. The new photo showcase the Moto G6 Play in all its glory, leaving only its pricing to a mystery. Motorola will be hosting a launch event on April 19 in Brazil.

Based on the leaked photo, the Moto G6 Play, will have a glass build, reminiscent of last year’s Moto X4. One of the differentiating factors will be the 18:9 display. It is worth mentioning that even if the display is edge-to-edge, the overall design language of the smartphone continues to be the same with the familiar curved edges. It continues to sport a regular fingerprint sensor up front.

The hands-on photo was spotted on SlashLeaks, which also throws light on the specifications of the upcoming Moto G6 Play. Based on that, the Moto G6 Play will sport a 5.7-inch HD+ Max Vision display. It will be powered by a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core SoC paired with 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage expandable via microSD card.

For optics, it is likely to pack a standard camera system. There will be a 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera with a dedicated front flash. The smartphone will be fueled by a 4,000mAh battery. While the image does not mention the OS version, we can expect it to run the newer Android Oreo out-of-the-box when the smartphone is launched. Other features include a 3.5mm headphone jack, micro-USB port, and dual-SIM support.

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The Moto G6 Play is expected to be launched alongside the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus. Recently, the Moto G6 was listed on Amazon with specifications including 3D glass back, 5.7-inch Max Vision display with 18:9 aspect ratio, 1.8GHz octa-core processor, dual rear cameras, battery with TurboPower fast charging capabilities, and 4G LTE support. It will also come with a fingerprint sensor.The Moto G6 Plus, on the other hand, is expected to feature a 5.93-inch full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, and a Snapdragon 630 SoC.

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  • Published Date: April 13, 2018 9:18 AM IST